Rebecca holding two plates full of donuts, with fun pink stripes in the background

August 2023

Hi All! Hope everyone is well and getting through the Melbourne winter although let’s be honest it’s nothing like winters in the Northern Hemisphere ! I have a few shows coming up in August with 2 fantastic Melbourne women ….…

Rebecca Barnard and Monique diMattina wearing bright pink dresses on a white background


Back at The Jazz Lab, Brunswick , with the incredible Monique diMattina on paino Paul Williamson on Sax and Ben Robertson on Double Bass.

Bob Dylan Birthday shows

For the 10th year we are presenting FOREVER YOUNG , The songs of Bob Dylan, to celebrate his 82nd birthday at THE BRUNSWICK BALLROOM , BRUNSWICK, MELBOURNE

Movie Poster advertising the Australian premiere of Melbourne on Dylan

Australian Premiere Screening of Dylan

On June 4th, I’ll be attending St. Kilda Film Festival for the Australian Premiere of Melbourne on Dylan, directed by Chris Franklin, and winner of Best Documentary at Scotland International Festival of Cinema. Sunday 4th June, 1 PM at Astor…

A few things happening in my life.

What a world we live in. I can’t quite keep up with all the goings on so I’ve switched off fromThe “News”. I grapple with this thinking maybe it’s irresponsible but for the short term, I’msticking with it. My life…

singer Rebecca Barnard and multi-instrumentalist Peter Farnan sitting in front of a green wall, Peter has a guitar on his lap, Rebecca is wearing a colourful long dress

Playing at Port Fairy Folk Festival 

This weekend Peter Farnan and will be playing the sublime songs of Joni Mitchell at Port Fairy Folk Festival! Friday night, Saturday night and Sunday afternoon. Cracking line up this year!

action shot of Rebecca Barnard playing an acoustic guitar and singing

New dates announced for October, November and December 2022

20th October 2022Singing in the round with some amazing artists all improvising together George Lane, St.Kilda Melbourne // LINK 13th October 2022St.Kilda Town Hall 26 th October 2022Melton 27th October 2022Geelong “BRING IT HOME“Bringing music to the ageing population. A concept to…

New Shows: November and December 2021

I’m very happy to let announce that I’ll be playing some new gigs in the coming months, starting in November. Here are the dates, see you there! November 20th 2021THE JAZZ LAB, BRUNSWICKRebecca Barnard does Joni Mitchell   December 1st…